Best Buy Settles OT Suit Over Worker Security Checks

Law360, New York (February 8, 2010, 12:42 PM EST) -- Best Buy Co. Inc. has asked a federal judge to approve a $902,410 settlement that resolves claims that the consumer electronics giant did not pay retail workers in New York for time they spent going through a security check at the end of the workday.

The company and the plaintiff in the suit submitted a joint preliminary settlement Friday to the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York that would pay $747,410 to a class of individuals employed by Best Buy in a...
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